Undergraduate Module Descriptor

SSI2002: Data Analysis in the Workplace

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Whilst the module’s precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover some or all of the following topics:

  • Understanding the workplace
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Employability skills
  • Careers consultation
  • Sourcing placements and jobs
  • The recruitment process
  • How to get the most out of your placement
  • Using your experience

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Taught sessions10Pre-placement preparation workshops (5x2 hours)
Work placement 100Undertaking data analysis in the workplace
Guided independent study40Completion of coursework

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).